Today in 1958, “Great Balls of Fire” by Jerry Lee Lewis hit #1

In 1958, “Great Balls of Fire” by Jerry Lee Lewis became the No. 1 song in the United States. Later in the year, many radio stations began banning his records because of his marriage to his 13-year-old cousin.

1 minute and 44 seconds. Think about that for a minute. And 44 seconds.